Advanced Durable Goods Orders

March 20th, 2020|Comments Off on Advanced Durable Goods Orders

Advanced Durable Goods Orders: The U.S. Census Bureau reported that; new orders for durable goods orders decreased by 0.2% month on month, (m/m) in January, following the 2.9% increase in December. The always-volatile nondefense aircraft [...]

U.S. Steel Capacity Utilization

March 6th, 2020|Comments Off on U.S. Steel Capacity Utilization

­­U.S. Steel Capacity Utilization: The total tonnage for the week ending February 29th was 1,923 million net tons, at a capacity utilization rate of 82.5%. The first time the capacity utilization has been over 82 [...]

Oil and Gas Rotary Rig Counts

February 21st, 2020|Comments Off on Oil and Gas Rotary Rig Counts

The total number of operating rigs in the U.S. the week as of February 14th was 678 oil and 110 gas (totaling 788). In percentage terms, on a month on month, (m/m) basis, oil rigs [...]

Advanced Durable Goods Orders

February 19th, 2020|Comments Off on Advanced Durable Goods Orders

The U.S. Census Bureau reported that; new orders for durable goods orders increased by 2.4% month on month, (m/m) in December, following the 3.1% decrease in November. The always-volatile nondefense aircraft orders, decreasing 74.7% m/m [...]

U.S. Fabricated Beams Final Imports

January 27th, 2020|Comments Off on U.S. Fabricated Beams Final Imports

  Figure 1 breaks down total final fabricated beam imports from January 2018 – October 2019. When comparing year to date figures from 2018 and 2019. Fabricated Beam final imports to the U.S. were down [...]

U.S. Steel Capacity Utilization

January 16th, 2020|Comments Off on U.S. Steel Capacity Utilization

The total tonnage for the week ending January 11th was 1,923 million net tons, at a capacity utilization rate of 82.5%. The first time the capacity utilization has been under 82 percent since the week [...]